Announcements · Readalongs

Schwab Readalong Announcement + Giveaways

If you follow me on Twitter, you might have seen that I’ve been dropping hints for a while about a ~secret project~ that I’ve been working on. Today, I’m excited to FINALLY be able to announce it. Starting in July, I’m going to be co-hosting a VICTORIA SCHWAB READALONG with Alison over at AntariReads. Most… Continue reading Schwab Readalong Announcement + Giveaways

Announcements · booktube · LGBTQIA

Pride Month Liveshow Series Announcement

If you follow me on Twitter you’ll know that I’ve been dropping hints about a few ~secret projects~ that I have in the works. And today I’m finally get to announce one of them! I’m thrilled to share that I’m hosting a series of pride-themed liveshows on my YouTube channel throughout June, to celebrate pride… Continue reading Pride Month Liveshow Series Announcement

Announcements · Book Features · features

I started a Booktube channel???

That’s right folks, I did. I started a channel. This is something I’ve been thinking about doing since 2015. So five years ago. FIVE YEARS. But I never really had time during university, and once I finished I started working full time so it never happened. But every few months for the last two years,… Continue reading I started a Booktube channel???

Announcements · Readathons · TBRs and Wrap ups

Easter Readathon 2020 Announcement

That’s right friends, we’re back. Well, I say we, but it’s just me. Here once again to host Easter Readathon for all your long weekend reading needs. This year’s readathon will run from 12.01am on Friday 10th April until 11.59pm on Monday 13th April. I’ll be hosting reading sprints over on my Twitter at 11am,… Continue reading Easter Readathon 2020 Announcement

Announcements · Readathons

PositiviTea and Books Readathon Announcement // Join us for a weekend of reading and fun

That’s right folks, Beth @Booksnest and I are hoping to brighten your weekend with a brand new readathon. Join us for the PositiviTea and Books Readathon from Friday 20th at 6pm until Sunday 22nd at 11.59pm. We’ll be hosting reading sprints and challenges throughout the weekend in the hope of lifting people’s spirits and helping y’all… Continue reading PositiviTea and Books Readathon Announcement // Join us for a weekend of reading and fun

Announcements · features

Announcement: Library Loves // A whole month dedicated to supporting your library

Honestly, it was a struggle not to title this post “Library Loves: WE STAN LIBRARIES.” It’s not a well-kept secret that I love libraries. I visit my local library as often as possible to borrow books, chat to the librarians, and browse new releases. When I go travelling, I’ll sometimes spend hours researching the city’s libraries… Continue reading Announcement: Library Loves // A whole month dedicated to supporting your library

Announcements

Announcing the 2019 BBC National Short Story Award shortlist

It’s that time of year again, folks. The BBC National Short Story Awards are back! Now in its fourteenth year, the BBC NSSA was established to raise the profile of short form writing. It’s one of the most prestigious awards for a single short story, and I’m excited to share the shortlist with you. Selected… Continue reading Announcing the 2019 BBC National Short Story Award shortlist

Announcements · Readathons · TBRs and Wrap ups

Easter Readathon TBR

On Saturday, I announced that I was running #EasterReadathon for the second year in a row, and that this time there would be challenges and a giveaway. Today I’m sharing my TBR for the readathon, and which books I’m reading for each challenge. I’ve decided to try and read six books for Easter Readathon and… Continue reading Easter Readathon TBR

Announcements · Readathons

Easter Readathon // It’s back for a second year with challenges and a giveaway

That’s right folks, Easter Readathon is back. I set this up last year as the first readathon I’ve ever hosted, and I enjoyed it so much that I’ve decided to run it again this year. How It Works Easter Readathon will run from Friday 19th to Monday 22nd April, over the holiday weekend. That’s four full… Continue reading Easter Readathon // It’s back for a second year with challenges and a giveaway

Announcements

The UKYABAs // I’m nominated for four awards?!

Yes, friends, I can’t believe it either. I’ve been nominated four UKYABAs and I am actually deceased. The UKYABAs, or UK Young Adult Book Awards, are annual YA blogging awards, where you can nominate/vote for UK bloggers who deserve recognition for their content and work in the book community. These are the categories for nominations:… Continue reading The UKYABAs // I’m nominated for four awards?!